George Sinclair

Mr George Sinclair

Rush ID: 7208

Details

Born:
23 August 1790
Died:
9 October 1868
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Right Hon. Sir John Sinclair MP, 1st Bart, of Ulbster, Caithness, and Sarah Maitland
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1835. There appear to be relationships by marriage to the several Tollemache MPs - check!
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1835
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7208
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15646836
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SINCLAIR, George (1790-1868)

Constituencies

  1. Caithness

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Halifax at 1841 General Election.
  2. Caithness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for this constituency in 1811, 1818 and 1831-1832.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Halifax

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Tollemache, Lady Catherine Camilla

    Year: 1816

Relationships

  1. Son of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  2. Father of John Sinclair

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

    1837-

  2. Liberal Party member

    -1837

Clubs

  1. Arthurs' Club